Alumni Spotlight

 For more than 100 years, Upper Arlington Schools is proud to have educated incredibly talented students who have gone on in life to serve, lead and succeed. Our Alumni Spotlight feature highlights some of these accomplished alumni. 
 
The Upper Arlington Alumni Association is proud to support and connect alumni from many generations of Upper Arlington Schools. To connect with the UAAA, please visit www.bearalums.com
Henry Wu

Henry Wu, UAHS Class of 2016

Upper Arlington High School graduate Henry Wu was recently named a 2020 Rhodes Scholar. He currently is a senior at The Ohio State University, where he is an honors student pursuing a double major in philosophy and political science. Only thirty-two scholarships are awarded annually to outstanding seniors and recent graduates across the United States. The Rhodes Trust selected Wu for his commitment to fighting human trafficking and researching migration patterns and policies impacting the involuntary movement of peoples.

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Lt. Col. David Eastburn

Lt. Col. David Eastburn, Class of 1994

After graduating from Upper Arlington High School, Lt. Col. David Eastburn went on to serve a three-year enlistment in the U.S. Army and study at Campbell University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism. He served in many leadership roles in the military before transitioning to the public affairs community in 2008. Since 2017, he has served as the U.S. Secretary of Defense's principal spokesman on Asia. More +
Stephen Hinshaw

Stephen Hinshaw, UAHS Class of 1970

Stephen Hinshaw was a multi-sport athlete and valedictorian of the Class of 1970. He went on to study psychology and social relations at Harvard University and is now a professor at University of California, Berkeley, and University of California San Francisco. More +
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